Hey guys. Hopefully you can help me with this basic percentage problem.
I need to divide 1.299 into 0.40 and then convert that to a percentage.
How i do it at the moment is:
First move the decimals over to the right in 1.299 to get a whole number.
I then move the decimal the same amount of places to the right in 0.40.
Then i do the long division. This is where i get unsure however. The answer in the book is 30.8%. which is close to what i get but not exactly and i'm not certain how i convert the final result of the division to a percentage at the end?
Hope you can help!